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Old 06-25-2011, 06:08 AM
ptofimpact ptofimpact is offline
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Default 89 Ranger plastic fuel tank

Just wanted to share this, may help someone. 1989 Ranger, had the fuel tank dropped, new Fuel pump installed. Afterwards, had a fuel smell, and leak when full. Mechanic dropped the tank again, found a crack along the top. No plastic tank to be found, he used a compound called Marine-Tex [not certain if this is correct spelling] to repair the tank. So far so good, thought maybe someone here may be looking for same solution to this problem.
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Old 04-17-2012, 09:37 PM
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Default Re: 89 Ranger plastic fuel tank

I have run into this same issue. I have a 1989 Ranger 2.3l with said plastic tank. I wanted to ask if you were still leak free after having the tank repaired with Marine-Tex ( as I need to go that same route.
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